FUNDRAISER VIDEO

Thanks for checking out our website!  We have a fundraiser going on right this minute and if you would donate and write a comment about either the terrific video our kids made or our Salons, our Fellowship, or just writing in general we would be eternally grateful! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqa89li6E3g[/youtube] We need as many individual donations as possible (amount […]

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Guest Blog – On a Book Tour with a Teen

Hello everyone! We are excited to welcome Brooklynite writer and filmmaker Peter von Ziegesar who wrote his entry while on a recent Reading Tour to Kansas City with his kids. Nostalgic…informative…take it away Peter:  July 7-14th This week I fly to Kansas City to do a reading of my book The Looking Glass Brother: A […]

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Do you need an extension?

As someone who often writes under a deadline, I have been using homework assignments to try to teach my kids the value of pacing oneself. I started college as the kid who finished all her assignments at 4am on the day they were due (I also used to suck on my used tea bags to […]

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Get Motivated

I am in a creative slump right now. Not because I have no ideas; I have plenty. I also have two kids in school giving me enough time to write, should I wish to do so. Tell me then, what’s the hideous sluglike thing wrapping itself around my brain and slowing me down? Is it […]

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